9-5 pm Eastern

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Questioning

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Does It Really Get Better for LGBTQ Teens?
Researchers conduct a long-term study to see if lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth experience better physical and mental health and suffer less bullying and abuse as they get older.

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Youth Workers Observe the Experiences of Homeless LGBTQ Youth
The True Colors Fund surveyed 138 people for its new report.

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What Makes Sex Ed Inclusive of LGBTQ Youth?
Thirty LGBTQ youth share their experiences with school-based sex ed, and what they'd like to see in the ideal curriculum.

San Francisco LGBT Community Center's pride parade float.

Advance Your Agency's Mission by Participating in Pride Month
Community agencies share their ideas for mission-promoting pride activities.

Young people at a pride festival.

Pride Parades Can Raise Your Organization's Visibility and Help LGBTQ Youth Feel Safe and Respected
Community pride parades offer a great opportunity to reach and empower LGBTQ youth.

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This Online Tool Can Help LGBTQ Youth Envision a Bright Future
On the website Our Tomorrow, youth can share their hopes, fears, and ideas for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning community.

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Q&A: A Client Advocate Explains How LGBTQ Homeless Youth Can Petition for Child Support
We talk to Deborah Lolai, who wrote about the topic in Tulane Journal of Law and Sexuality.

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Research Roundup: Preventing Teen Pregnancy Among LGBTQ, Foster and Native Youth
New studies look at sexual health efforts tailored to the needs of three groups at high risk for teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning Youth on Trauma-Informed, Inclusive Services
Watch a new video from National Child Traumatic Stress Network in which youth and experts talk about the need for "safe spaces."

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Q&A: Meredith Dank on LGBTQ Youth and Survival Sex
The Urban Institute Researcher talks about using youth to conduct research, respondent-driven sampling and sex trafficking as a nationwide problem.


9-5 pm Eastern